Brexit threatens the very existence of the Welsh political system

Brexit threatens the very existence of the Welsh political system

Article written by Edward Sumner Politics in Wales isn’t working, the people of Wales are feeling neglected and ignored. Since 2016 the electorate have been told they didn’t know what they voted for and derided as ignorant and wrong for voting the way they did. The...
Leaving the EU can strengthen Welsh agricultural standards

Leaving the EU can strengthen Welsh agricultural standards

An Article written by Llyr Powell – Chairman of the Centre for Welsh Studies Leaving the EU gives us the opportunity to intensify protection of animal welfare, like cracking down on the transport of live animals to the continent. Whilst a ban on live animal...
The Back Stop is no full stop

The Back Stop is no full stop

An Article written by Myles Power – Former EU Policy Adviser on Constitutional Affairs, Legal Affairs and Transport The Principle issue relating to the constant defeat of the Withdrawal Agreement is the insistence by the EU that there needs to be border controls...
Planning makes “No Deal” one of few certainties

Planning makes “No Deal” one of few certainties

An Article written by Conservative MEP Candidate Craig Lawton In recent months both the new First Minister and the new leader of Plaid Cymru have referred to the UK leaving the EU without a deal as “crashing out.” Their choice of language follows the exact same...

Smacking Ban Statement

Statement by CWS Chairman Llyr Powell:This is yet more State interference in family life. There is the question of why we need a new law in the first place. New laws are usually brought in by parliaments because existing legislation is not deemed to be working. But,...

The sad death of the ‘Right to Buy’ in Wales

An Article written by CWS Chairman Llyr Powell: The solution is to build more houses, not to prohibit people from owning their own homes. A very regressive step by the Labour Welsh Government. Right to buy, the savage Thatcherite policy of turning poor people into...